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Tunnel Under Pythouse Drive

A Grade II Listed Building in West Tisbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0533 / 51°3'11"N

Longitude: -2.1328 / 2°7'58"W

OS Eastings: 390784

OS Northings: 128228

OS Grid: ST907282

Mapcode National: GBR 1X0.TVG

Mapcode Global: FRA 66FB.DX5

Entry Name: Tunnel Under Pythouse Drive

Listing Date: 6 January 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321083

Location: West Tisbury, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: West Tisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Tisbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

WEST TISBURY PYTHOUSE PARK
ST 92 NW (east side)

4/291 Tunnel under Pythouse drive
6.1.66
GV II

Tunnel over main road, below disused east drive to Pythouse (q.v.).
Probably early C19. Rock-faced limestone stilted segmental arched
portals to barrel-vaulted tunnel, low parapet with square end
piers. Carries driveway in avenue of limes, entered through C18
gates north of Hatch House (q.v.), possible that this drive
diverted westwards to Pythouse over this tunnel, following the
acquisition of Hatch House by the Benetts in mid C19.


Listing NGR: ST9078428228

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